Setonians unite for campus cleanup

“The mission is we want to have people get out in nature,” said Mike Atherton, philosophy professor at Seton Hill University and advisor of the Nature Club. “What we are out to do is get people outdoors and maybe they’ll enjoy it, and if they enjoy it, then they can protect it.” SHU’s Nature Club…

SHU hosts discussion panel: “Immigration – It’s Not That Easy”

The Seton Hill University diversity and inclusion office, in partnership with the Westmoreland County YWCA, presented the panel discussion “Immigration – It’s Not That Easy” on Nov. 8 in Cecilian Hall. Panelists included Lawrence “Larry” Lebowitz, chair of the Immigration Group at Cohen & Gribsy law firm; Abbie Rosario, managing attorney at Rosario Law in…

SHU students promote fair trade events across campus

Communication professor Jen Jones’ Writing in Public Relations class will have three different fair trade events the week of Nov. 14–16 across Seton Hill University’s campus. Fair for the World is a fair trade holiday sale that will include items provided by Ten Thousand Villages. It will be held Nov. 14 in Maura Solarium from…

Faiths and communities come together at Kristallnacht remembrance service

The Seton Hill University community and holocaust survivors came together to commemorate “The Night of Broken Glass” with an interfaith remembrance service. SHU’s National Catholic Center for Holocaust Education held its 30th annual Kristallnacht interfaith remembrance service last night. The service is a commemoration of Kristallnacht, an anti-Jewish riot, which took place Nov. 9-10 in…

Thanksgiving: Does everyone around the world celebrate?

Students from 19 different countries around the world attend Seton Hill University. So that brings up the question, how does another country celebrate Thanksgiving, if they celebrate it at all? The countries SHU has international students from are Australia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, Cyprus, Ghana, India, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Korea (the Republic…